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Poster: AltheaRose Date: Dec 1, 2012 5:58pm
Forum: GratefulDead Subject: Re: Cool Pic of the Dead at the Ark in Boston in 1969

This was the archives home page pic, but everyone shouted We Want Phil so much that after a year or two or five they found one with Phil.

Picture 4 of 10 is interesting. It's taken at the Boston Tea Party, and behind the band (Led Zeppelin) you can see a huge carved inscription that says Praise Ye the Lord. It turns out the Boston Tea Party was an old synagogue. I guess that could make the Dec 69 shows Hanukkah music, sort of ...

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Poster: memphis Jed Date: Dec 3, 2012 5:08pm
Forum: GratefulDead Subject: Re: Cool Pic of the Dead at the Ark in Boston in 1969

" It turns out the Boston Tea Party was an old synagogue."

...and now it's a 7-11 in an expensive gentrified neighborhood. Sigh...